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Domestick privacies

Samuel Johnson and the art of biography

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.,
  • Biography as a literary form.,
  • Poets, English -- Biography -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by David Wheeler.
    ContributionsWheeler, David, 1950-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3537.B54 D66 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. ;
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2381874M
    ISBN 100813116120
    LC Control Number87010547

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